'''Joseph Camp Griffith Kennedy''' (April 1, 1813 – July 13, 1887) of Pennsylvania
, was a 19th-century Whig Party (United States)|Whig
politician, lawyer and journalist who supervised the United States Census
for 1850 and 1860. Initially a prosperous farmer and journalist from a prominent Pennsylvania family, Kennedy was appointed to supervise the Census because of his political activism in the 1848 Pennsylvania election.